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[audio]Grennelle de l'Environnement: Sustainable Development After the French Model
A lecture by Michèle Rousseau (deputy commissaire of sustainable development in The Ministry of Ecology, Environment, energetics and urban development), followed by a discussion which puts the problem in local context.
Keywords: Sustainable Development
Downloads: 21
[texts]Applying sustainable development to business : realizing the benefits - Sustainable Systems Associates Ltd
"May 1998."
Keywords: Sustainable development
Downloads: 209
[audio]Sustainable development and economic growth - challenges for research and evidence - PSI on behalf of SDRN
SDRN launch debate, 13 December 2011 at the Royal Society, London
Keywords: sustainability; research; sustainable development
Downloads: 29
[texts]Planète vivante sur papier: la science et le développement durable au fédéral - Canada. Agriculture et agro-alimentaire Canada. Direction de la recherche. Promotion des stratégies

Keywords: Développement durable; Sustainable development
Downloads: 63
[texts]Biotechnology And Sustainable Development - Pesticides Action Network
A briefing published by the Pesticides Action Network – North America,titled "Biotechnology & Sustainable Development" synthesizes the findings from the International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD), as they relate to genetically modified organisms (GMOs).The report warned that continued reliance on simplistic technological fixes — including transgenic crops — is an approach unlikely to address persistent hunger and poverty...
Keywords: transgenic; Sustainable Development; Biotechnology
Downloads: 4
[texts]Japan Inc. - Arthur Sears and Orawan Pornpang
A powerpoint presentation on Japan created for Rajabhat University.
Keywords: Japan; Sustainable Development; Thailand
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[texts]PermaCultura en Salgueiron Masso - Antonio Palma Rico
Documento de reflexion, analisis, diagnostico y propuesta, realizado desde la aplicacion de los principios de PermaCultura, para las zonas verdes y areas naturales del espacio de O Salgueiron - Masso. Este documento esta integrado en el Estudio de Usos Publicos de O Salgueiron. Realizado por A Oitava Illa SL para el Concello de Cangas del Morrazo - Pontevedra, Galicia; en diciembre de 2007. Disponible en lengua gallega.
Keywords: permaculture; sustainable development; ecology
Downloads: 292
[texts]Correlation Study of Urban Sculpture Planning on Sustainable Development of China's City Sculpture - He Wang
In recent years, planning work on urban sculptures has been rolled out consecutively among Chinese medium and large cities in light of regulating urban sculpture development. As preference was always put on governmental guidance and regulation, ignorance rose on overly consuming land, raw material and other non-renewable resources in favour of urban sculptures development. It is advised that in a long run drafting work on urban sculpture development plan is supposed to divert its emphasis gradua...
Keywords: Urban Sculpture; Planning; Sustainable Development
Downloads: 3
[texts]O Desenvolvimento Sustentavel e a contribuicao dos recursos naturais para o crescimento economico: uma aplicacao para o Brasil - LIVIO LUIZ SOARES DE OLIVEIRA ; Sabino da Silva Porto Júnior
The objective of this paper is shows, briefly, the conflituous relations between environment and economy, as well as your evolution. These relations were, for the most the economists, during a long time, refused to secondary plan. But the shocks of oil in years 70 changed of radical manner this approach over economy and environment, contributing for this change the effects origined for the polution of planet...
Keywords: Environment; Sustainable development; Natural capital
Downloads: 44
[audio]To Make a World for Yourself - The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate
discussion In Bulgarian.
Keywords: Social centres; Chitalishta; Sustainable Development
Downloads: 13
[texts]O Desenvolvimento Sustentável e a Contribuição dos Recursos Naturais para o Crescimento Econômico - Livio Luiz Soares de Oliveira ; Sabino da Silva Porto Junior
This paper shows some relationships among economy,environment and natural resources. The concept of sustainable development is discussed, as well as its evolution along the time and the two competing approaches on this question. The paper also evaluates the connection between natural capital and economic growth, as well as testing the validity of the âDutch Diseaseâ for the Brazilian Northeast. With this purpose, it esteems an econometric relationship between agricultural area, employed as pro...
Keywords: Environment; Sustainable development; Natural capital
Downloads: 71
[texts]Future of Urbanization from Sustainable Development Viewpoint - Ansa Lilja
Over fifty per cent of all the population lives in urban areas and the trend is strengthening. At the same time the different elements of sustainability, that is, economic, ecological and social are suffering. Speed of climate change has accelerated and versatile countries are struggling to become more invulnerable in an increasingly complex environment with varying success. Need for continuous improvement is inevitable but the traditional means seem not to suffice any longer...
Keywords: futures studies; sustainable development; urbanization
Downloads: 85
[texts]Helping the land help people know God: Towards a theology and practice of sustainable agriculture - Was, Brent Gavin.
The purpose of writing the thesis that follows is to begin to lay a foundation for a Christian practice of sustainable agriculture. -- Abstract
Keywords: Sustainable development--Religious aspects--Christianity
Downloads: 30
[texts]A conexao entre capital natural e crescimento economico: uma aplicacacao com dados de painel para os municipios do Rio Grande do Sul - LIVIO LUIZ SOARES DE OLIVEIRA
The paper also evaluates the connection between natural capital and economic growth, as well as testing the validity of the Dutch Disease for the municipalities of Rio Grande do Sul
Keywords: Environment; Sustainable development; Natural capital
Downloads: 64
[audio]Lavasa Testimony - Virali Gokaldas
Medha Patkar's testimony on Lavasa at MoEF
Keywords: environmental justice; sustainable development; India; rural communities
Downloads: 5
[audio]Zindabaad - Virali Gokaldas
A song about the beginning of the unrlenting struggle for indigenous people's rights to self-determination and natural resources
Keywords: indigeneous folk music; india; sustainable development; resistance
Downloads: 36
[texts]G-20 Economic Sustainable Development Udon Thani Thailand - Arthur Eugene Sears
A Dissertation Ph.D paper on G-20 policies in the development of Udon Thani, Thailand.
Keywords: G-20; Udon Thani; Thailand; Sustainable Development
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[movies]Medha Patkar Takes on Lavasa Corporation - Virali Gokaldas
Medha Patkar argues for the immediate stopping of work by Lavasa corp as it illegally avoided environmental review and is causing irreversible damage to the local ecosystem of Dasve, near Pune, India.
Keywords: Medha Patkar; environmental justice; sustainable development; India
Downloads: 22
[texts]Energy and growth : Montana as a microcosm (Volume 1974) - Montana. Governor (1973-1981 : Judge)
Cover title
Keywords: Natural resources; Power resources; Sustainable development
Downloads: 15
[texts]1. Humanites IJHSS RELIGIOUS PLURALISM AND SUSTAINABLE Onah Nkechchinyere Nigeria
Nigeria as a nation is passing through developmental crisis. Contemporary events in the country seem to suggest that religious pluralism appears to be the greatest challenge to sustainable development and unity of the nation. Nigeria’s religious diversity is evidenced in the three main religions; African Traditional Religion, Christianity and Islam, which are widely practiced in the country. These religions dominate the daily lives of their practitioners and because their adherence tends to be...
Keywords: Nigeria; Religion; Religious Pluralism; Sustainable Development
[audio]Beti Yume Taara Banoongi - Virali Gokaldas
Song about a the value of young girls in society, of a young girl turning into a butterfly
Keywords: feminism; Narmada; environmental justice; sustainable development
Downloads: 45
[movies]Peligro Escasez Comida, Bill Mollison
Version en lengua castellana del video: "In grave danger of falling food", de Bill Mollison. El audio de este video procede de una copia en VHS, de una emision del canal 2 de TVE. El video procede de la version en lengua inglesa de la misma pelicula, que se encuentra disponible en YouTube con el nombre de "The Permaculture Concept". Se han realizado los ajustes tecnicos necesarios para sincronizar ambas fuentes y ofrecer una version en lengua castellana...
Keywords: permacultura, desarrollo sostenible, permaculture, sustainable development
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[texts]3. Implimentation Of Cleaner.full
Cleaner production is a idea which applying on products, manufacturing process and pollution prevention for economic and environmental sustainable development. How to implement cleaner production in Indian foundry industry is the main issue in the field of sustainable development of economy. Waste has to be regenerated and used again as a material to the maximum possible extent. Waste is becoming an increasingly traded product, where excellent profits can be made devlopment of the foundry with n...
Keywords: Environmental Sustainable Development; Indian Foundry Industry
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[texts]The Calculation and Analysis of Water Resource Carrying Capacity in Chongqing, China - Ming Li
The fast urbanization in Chongqing has had a great impact on the environment and resources. The water resource has been recognized as one of the key elements to the sustainable development of this region. This paper presents a method of predicting the regional Water Resource Carrying Capacity (WRCC) using the supply-demand balance model. The method predicts that the WRCC of Chongqing is from 110 million persons to 160 million persons in 2020 and it will not become the bottleneck of the social an...
Keywords: Sustainable Development; Water Resource Carrying Capacity (WRCC); Urbanization; Chongqing
Downloads: 1
[texts]San Francisco International Airport : 2008 environmental sustainability highlights (Volume 2008) - San Francisco International Airport (Calif.)
Cover title
Keywords: San Francisco International Airport (Calif.); Airports; Environmental policy; Sustainable development
Downloads: 6
[texts]7. Utilization Of Barley.full
Brick is one of the most common masonry units as a building material due to its attributes. Clay habitually used in construction. Clay which is a resource material, if not manage well, may pose environmental challenges. Clays used for brick making vary broadly in their composition and are dependent on the locality from which the soul originates. At the same time world-wide  agricultural footprint is fast growing, with vast agricultural land cultivation and active expansion of the agro based ind...
Keywords: Earth Construction; Standardbrick; Barley Husk Ash; Sustainable Development
Downloads: 4
[texts]Sustainable development and its influence on mining operations on federal lands : a conversation in plain language - United States. Bureau of Land Management
Caption title
Keywords: Sustainable development; Mineral resources conservation; Mines and mineral resources
Downloads: 31
[audio]Zindabaad Kare Vo - Virali Gokaldas
We will fight and resist - Adivasi's will unite and resist
Keywords: environmental justice; sustainable development; rural; India; Narmada; folk music
Downloads: 16
[audio]Baande - Virali Gokaldas
We are being bound by these dam-builders
Keywords: environmental justice; sustainable development; rural; India; folk songs
Downloads: 3
[audio]Zindabaad Kare Vo - Virali Gokaldas
Song of resistance
Keywords: environmental justice; sustainable development; India; rural; folksong; Narmada
Downloads: 5
[texts]Water and Sanitation Project for Damang Tibetan Community - Friendship Charity Foundation
Project Title: Water and Sanitation Project for Damang Tibetan Community Location: Damang Village, Tharshul Township, Guinan County, Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai éæµ· Province, PR China When? 2 August 2010 Cost? 1) HuaQiao Foundation contributed 44,810 RMB (USD 6,688) 2) Local Contribution: 16,750 RMB (USD 2,500) TOTAL PROJECT VALUE: 61,560 RMB (USD 9,188) Friendship Charity Association is pleased to report on the final and successful completion of this project that provided...
Keywords: Tibetan water projects; sustainable development in Qinghai; Qinghai NGO
Downloads: 12
[audio]Effects of Climatic Change on Fisheries - Alston
Herman Mumara of the National Fisheries Solidarity Organisation in Sri Lanka talks about the concerns he rasied in a recent FAO meeting in Rome on the impact of small scale fishing of climatic change.
Keywords: fisheries sri lanka climatic change sustainable development NAFSO Rome FAO
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[texts]Optimal Allocation of Rural Energy Resources Using Goal Programming -A Case Study
The optimal allocation of rural energy resources to various energy end users is an important aspect for  bridging the energy supply and demand gap in India. It has been observed that allocation should be channelized by multiple criteria. In this paper a multi objective programming model for such an allocation process is presented. A standard model has been applied for rural sector of Malnad region of Shimoga District, Karnataka state...
Keywords: Rural energy resource allocation; multiple objectives; Goal programming; Sustainable development
Downloads: 61
[texts]The Role of Dams in Sustainable Development - Dave Flynn
Dams are a relatively inexpensive soured of power. However, the arguably ecological destruction caused by dams make them an unsustainable source of energy. Herein, we argue that since the ecological cost from dam construction is high, alternative renewable energy sources would better attain a sustainable development strategy.
Keywords: Energy; Ecology; Sustainable Development; Non-sustainable Energy; Renewable Energy
Downloads: 7
[movies]Sustainability at a Glance: Costa Rica - brian birdwell
The goal of the work is to give viewers a basic introduction to: * Sustainability * Biodiversity as a resource * Ecotourism * Cooperative Conservation For more information, please visit: www.inbio.ac.cr www.ecolodgesanluis.com
Keywords: sustainability; Costa Rica; sustainable development; ecotourism; conservation; cooperative
Downloads: 471
[movies]Laytown Eco Viilage
Train station in front of site Space with trees in front of train station with stream in between it and site Entrance to site along road up site fields Shot of old sheds Shot of river
Keywords: Eco village site; Sustainable development; DIT Bolton st; ecology
Downloads: 124
[texts]Environment-economy linkages and sustainable development in Ontario : RAC Project No. 509C - Ontario. Ministry of Environment and Energy. Research and Technology Branch
"September 1994."
Keywords: Sustainable development; Information modeling; Conservation of natural resources; Environmental policy
Downloads: 341
[audio]ACN TALK_12.03.12_Neighborhood Planning_For sustainable development. - Architecture Centre Network
NEIGHBOURHOOD PLANNING: FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT This was the third in a series of Architecture Centre Network talks exploring community engagement in the built environment.
Keywords: ARCHITECTURE CENTRE NETWORK TALK: NEIGHBOURHOOD PLANNING: FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Downloads: 15
[texts]Earth tones-- : the book : federal science for sustainable development - Canada. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Research Branch. Strategic Promotion

Keywords: Canada. Natural Resources Canada; Sustainable development; Développement durable
Downloads: 124
[texts]Role of public participation in sustainability of historical city: usage of TOPSIS method - Ali Assari
It is clearly known that support and participation of public and social groups is essential to the achievement of sustainable development in historical city. In this case, public participation and heritage awareness facing the historical cities and analyzing them is of the first useful step. In this research article we try to find out the parameters that affect sustainable development in heritage area and relationship among them (in public point of view)...
Keywords: Sustainable development; public participation; TOPSIS; heritage awareness; PIS; NIS
Downloads: 132
[texts]Role of public participation in sustainability of historical city: usage of TOPSIS method - Ali Assari
It is clearly known that support and participation of public and social groups is essential to the achievement of sustainable development in historical city. In this case, public participation and heritage awareness facing the historical cities and analyzing them is of the first useful step. In this research article we try to find out the parameters that affect sustainable development in heritage area and relationship among them (in public point of view)...
Keywords: Sustainable development; public participation; TOPSIS; heritage awareness; PIS; NIS
Downloads: 35
[texts]San Francisco International Airport ... environmental sustainability report (Volume 2007) - San Francisco International Airport (Calif.)
Title from cover
Keywords: San Francisco International Airport (Calif.); Airports; Environmental policy; Sustainable development
Downloads: 22
[texts]Review of sustainable development activities in U.S. foreign assistance programs : hearings before the Subcommittee on Foreign Agriculture and Hunger of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, March 1 and 2, 1994 - United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Foreign Agriculture and Hunger
Includes bibliographical references
Keywords: Sustainable development; Sustainable agriculture; Food relief; Economic assistance, American
Downloads: 288
[audio]Ireland - Ed Blakely
Blakely on economic development in Ireland
Keywords: Ireland; OECD; Blakelycitytalk; local economic development; sustainable development; community development; disaster; Katrina
Downloads: 30
[texts]Firms’ Effectiveness in Information System and Their Sustainable Performance, does Organizational Identity Matter? - Zhenyao Cai, Ji Li, Ludan Zhang
This study tested the relationship between firmsâ effectiveness in use of information technology (IT) and performance in sustainable development based on the perspective of organizational identity orientation. We made some theoretical contributions. We predict that firmsâ collectivistic identity orientation can moderate the relationship between firmsâ effectiveness in IT and their performance in sustainable development...
Keywords: Organizational Identity; Sustainable Development; Information Technology; Collectivistic Identity Orientation; Effectiveness in IT
Downloads: 29
[texts]The Brundtland Commission and Sustainable Development on the North Shore - Patrick Bruskiewich
I met UN Ambassador Maurice Strong in the spring of 1988 (either February or March, I cannot remember) after he had given the lead talk at a public policy forum in Vancouver. He had been a Canadian representative at the Brundtland Commission on Sustainable Development. The Ambassador challenged me to see sustainable development ideas implemented at a region level. With the full support and cooperation of the three Municipalities on the North Shore, North and West Vancouver, as well as the Provin...
Keywords: Brundtland Commission; Sustainable Development; North Shore; North Vancouver; West Vancouver; Science and Technology strategy
Downloads: 64
[audio]Shifting frontiers, new priorities, creating pathways: Elevating the case for tertiary education for sustainable development - Peter J. Mellalieu
The announcement for the 2009 New Zealand Tertiary Education Summit asserts that "Tertiary education and research underpin the realisation of New Zealanders' goals and aspirations, and the sustainable development of New Zealand's economy and society.... Daunting new challenges ... identify the need for tertiary education to assume new responsibilities." This presentation addresses two of New Zealand's challenges: * Building national capacity for long-term wealth-creating innovation, and * Respon...
Keywords: sustainable development; education for sustainability; strategy; core competency; efs; higher education; New Zealand; NZ; policy
Downloads: 17
[audio]Great Speeches and Interviews: Economics for a Crowded Planet - sgl
With an increasingly crowded planet, how can we achieve sustainable development? Professor Jeffrey Sachs, director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, explores the many challenges we face including poverty and globalization. He has been named one of Time Magazine's "100 Most Influential People in the World" several times. This talk is about 55 minutes. Also an excerpt from Dana Milbank's book, "Homo Politicus, The Strange and Scary Tribes that Run Our Government." Duration about 44 mi...
Keywords: Great Speeches and Interviews; Jeffrey Sachs; sustainable development; Dana Milbank; Homo Politicus
Downloads: 448
[audio]Paradise Vision & Dream - David Michael Lakota
They were living in a beautiful hut on the edge of civilization and wilderness. I saw gardens, trees, forest, and foothills of the mountains... there was a waterfall and a pool with a river flow down to the ocean. There is wrap around panoramic tropical landscape, sacred bonfire music jammin' refined in an on-site studio blended with moving images of nature, lyrics and sounds of wisdom... and never needing to worry about money again...
Keywords: Paradise Vision; Dream; holistic living; sustainable development; mind; body; heart; soul; money; music; movies; education; inspiration
Downloads: 53
[audio]Interview with Tim Jackson, author of Prosperity without Growth - Made for Climate Radio on Resonance FM by Frederika Whitehead
Interview with Tim Jackson, author of Prosperity without Growth. Tim Jackson is a government advisor on Sustainable Development. Frederika Whitehead met him at the Klimaforum in Copenhagen during the Climate Conference to talk about his new book.
Keywords: tim jackson; prosperity without growth; sustainable development; new economics; climate conference; copenhagen; unfccc; klimaforum; frederika whitehead
Downloads: 59
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